Introduction to Polysomnography

  • Bashir A. Chaudhary
Part of the Current Clinical Practice book series (CCP)


A typical polysomnogram (Current Procedural Terminology code 95810) includes recording of an electroencephalography (EEG), an electro-oculogram (EOG), an electromyogram (EMG) of chin muscles, oronasal airflow, chest and abdominal movements, leg movements, snoring, and oximetry. Following is a discussion of some of the aspects of polysomnography.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bashir A. Chaudhary
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  1. 1.Sleep Institute of AugustaMedical College of GeorgiaAugusta

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